The College of Arts & Sciences
The Master of Arts in International Relations (MA-IR) is a professional degree program that combines rigorous, multidisciplinary academic coursework with real-world skills to give its graduates an edge in the global job market.
The MA-IR offers a 40-credit curriculum requiring the completion of two Career Tracks, region-specific coursework, second language proficiency, and a professional capstone experience. A flexible 31-credit option is available for mid-career professionals who have significant relevant experience. With full-time commitment, the M.A. can be completed in 16 months.
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Midsize City